Crystal Glass Company (Bridgeport, Ohio). <em>Platter (Alaskan scene)</em>, 1867. Glass, 1 1/4 x 15 1/2 x 11 1/8 in. (3.2 x 39.4 x 28.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs. William Greig Walker by subscription, 40.208. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 40.208_acetate_bw.jpg)

Platter (Alaskan scene)

Artist:Crystal Glass Company

Medium: Glass

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Dimensions: 1 1/4 x 15 1/2 x 11 1/8 in. (3.2 x 39.4 x 28.3 cm)


Museum Location: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor

Accession Number: 40.208

Image: 40.208_acetate_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Oval colorless pressed glass platter with handles and egg and dart border along rim. Bottom of platter decorated with Alaskan scene of mountains (or icebergs), polar bear, seals, flying birds, and a sailing vessel.

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